The plan for the amphibious assault
ship has been nicknamed the 'Auspicious Plan'.
She is the eighth vessel to bear the name and the second ship in the Mistral-class (class of three assault ships or helicopter carriers of French Navy) amphibious assault
The ARG comprised the Wasp-class amphibious assault
ship USS Bataan, Arlington's sister ship USS Mesa Verde, and the Whidbey Island-class landing ship dock (LSD) vessel USS Carter Hall.
Prior to landfall, the Navy directed amphibious assault
ship USS Wasp (LHD 1), Kearsarge, Oak Hill and the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) to support humanitarian relief efforts.
The goal of the ACV program is to build the next generation of amphibious assault
USS America is the future of the Navy, being the first step in the incremental development of the amphibious assault
The early industry involvement contracts were awarded to US shipyards that have the facilities and resources to build a large-deck amphibious assault
ship without major recapitalization.
Navy accepted USS America, first of the America-class amphibious assault
ships, into service.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- The Russian Caspian Flotilla will get two newest small-size missile ships and three Serna amphibious assault
ships, a spokesman for the South military district said.
The FSSF trained in mountain climbing, skiing, and airborne and amphibious assault
ONE of the Royal Navy's former aircraft carriers has been put through its paces for its new role as an amphibious assault
Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Tuesday he has dispatched several naval vessels, including the Kearsarge amphibious assault
ship, to the Mediterranean to prepare for emergency evacuations from Libya and humanitarian relief activities.
While the financial implications of such a capability are being worked out, they will involve integrated expenditure on larger amphibious assault
vessels, equipment and joint training.
The two presidents will discuss Russia s interest in buying a 21,300-tonne amphibious assault
ship from France -- a sale which has alarmed Washington and NATO s East European allies.
In the Mediterranean, at Normandy, and across the Central and Southwest Pacific in World War II, amphibious assault
was the "cutting edge of strategy," the key to "planning and decision at the operational level," and dependent upon tactical decisions for success or bloody failure.